March 2, 2021

It will be disastrous to lose our mother tongues – Ghanaians told on International Mother Language Day

This year’s celebration of the UNESCO-proclaimed International Mother Language Day was tagged with a strong call on Ghanaian parents not to sacrifice their native languages in […]
March 2, 2021

International Women’s Day

In 1945, the Charter of the United Nations(link is external) became the first international agreement to affirm the principle of equality between women and men. The UN celebrated […]
March 2, 2021

World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development – Engineering for a Healthy Planet, Celebrating the UNESCO Engineering Report

This day is celebrated each year on 4 March-to highlight the achievements of engineers and engineering in our modern world and improve public understanding of how […]
February 21, 2021

International Mother Language Day 2021

The theme of the 2021 International Mother Language Day, “Fostering multilingualism for inclusion in education and society,” recognizes that languages and multilingualism can advance inclusion, and […]
February 21, 2021

UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development:Call for Nominations 2021

The 2021 call for nominations is open until 30 April 2021. The UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for sustainable development, funded by the Government of Japan, consists of three annual awards […]
February 14, 2021


In the midst of it all, we seem to forget one thing. That “Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out […]
February 13, 2021

UNESCO MGIEP Call for International Consultant PVE/TAGe

The call by UNESCO MGIEP for an International Consultant for our Prevention of Violent Extremism (PVE) and Talking Across Generations on Education (TAGe) projects.   The […]
February 10, 2021


Proclaimed in 2011 by the Member States of UNESCO, and adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012 as an International Day, February 13 became […]
February 10, 2021

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS:Supporting Climate Action in Africa Through Cultural Heritage

Deadline 11th February 2021   About the Project In many regions of Africa, the risks from climate change are pronounced as temperature increases in these regions […]